Welcome to Iowa Figure Skating Academy!

We are currently offering group Learn-to-Skate lessons for beginners as well as private lessons for advanced skaters.

Sign up for our Spring Show!

If you are a member of IFSA or IFSA Learn-to-Skate, consider joining our annual spring show! This is a great opportunity to perform, show your skills, and have fun! More details in the registration form below.

Our Purpose

Iowa Figure Skating Academy (IFSA) is dedicated to promoting figure skating in Iowa for individuals of all ages and levels. IFSA strives to encourage each member to achieve their highest potential and push towards a healthier and happier lifestyle through ice sports. 

Sign up for our Spring Show!

“Over the Rainbow”

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Learn-to-Skate Currently in Session!

It is still NOT too late to sign up for LTS Session 4!

Session 4 starts Feb 16 and 20.

Session 4: Saturdays [ 3:00PM – 4:00PM ]
Session 4: Tuesdays [ 5:30PM – 6:30PM ]


Elena Tobiash and Igor Velikanov

Elena Tobiash and Igor Velikanov

Main Coaches

Coaches Elena and Igor have been ice sports educators to students of all ages for over 20 years. Both with a long and impressive repertoire, they now dedicate their lives to cultivating talent and sharing their love of figure skating to Iowa communities. They hope to spark a passion for ice sports in all of their students.


For more details or to contact Coaches Elena and Igor, visit our Coaches page HERE.

Help Support Us!

We are accepting donations to help bring the love of ice sports to all skaters. We are grateful for your support!

All Sessions take place at Metro Ice sport Facility: 5100 NW 72ndSt, Urbandale, IA 50322

What People are Saying

“..They are caring with the children and respected by them. They have always been dependable, reliable, and friendly.”

Nancy Schmitz

“…I would describe Elena as a highly experienced and very talented figure skater with the wonderful ability to teach. She has taught my children the importance of perseverance and continued growth.”

Kyllee Jordan

“…Elena and her partner were one of the best skating pairs in Europe…”

Igor Moskvin
Distinguished trainer of USSR and Russia

“..We have enjoyed having Igor coach our daughter. Just a few short months ago she could do just the very most basic moves in ice skating and already she is going to an occasional figure skating competition”

Wayne and Shari Belling

We would like to offer sale baskets, and also we will be trying to hold new events. 

This basket includes (figure skating dress $ 40, skate guards $ 10, gloves $ 5, LTS discount next session $ 20-30), total- $ 75.

But since you are clients of our club, the club makes a discount for you, this basket will cost $40.

Contact us

Metro Sports Facility

5100 NW 72nd Street

Urbandale, Iowa 50322

(515) 276-7200




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